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Tuesday, July 28,1987

Tuesday, July 28,1987

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 Baltimore Orioles 3 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sammy Stewart Tom Niedenfuer -- 12,250 3:04
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 Chicago White Sox 1 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jeff Robinson Bill Long -- 26,156 2:24
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 Kansas City Royals 1 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Rick Rhoden Mark Gubicza -- 36,813 2:20
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 California Angels 9 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Mike Witt Joaquin Andujar -- 16,326 2:53
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 Minnesota Twins 1 Seattle Mariners 6 box | pbp Kingdome Mike Morgan Joe Niekro -- 13,495 2:39
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 Milwaukee Brewers 9 Texas Rangers 2 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Chris Bosio Jose Guzman Mark Clear 17,899 2:54
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 Boston Red Sox 4 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Jeff Musselman Joe Sambito Tom Henke 36,122 2:56
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 Houston Astros 1 Atlanta Braves 6 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Zane Smith Mike Scott -- 14,941 2:25
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 Montreal Expos 3 Chicago Cubs 8 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Sutcliffe Andy McGaffigan Lee Smith 35,299 3:00
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 San Diego Padres 7 Cincinnati Reds 8 box | pbp Cinergy Field John Franco Mark Davis -- 24,209 2:52
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 San Francisco Giants 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Orel Hershiser Atlee Hammaker Ken Howell 38,834 2:41
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 Philadelphia Phillies 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Shane Rawley Rick Reuschel -- 16,270 2:10
1987 reg season 1987-07-28 New York Mets 6 St. Louis Cardinals 4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Ron Darling Todd Worrell Roger McDowell 47,296 3:28
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 100 60 40 .600 0.0 522 443 79 W2 27-24 33-16 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 97 58 39 .598 0.5 539 444 95 W5 26-21 32-18 2 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 100 59 41 .590 1.0 518 414 104 W3 26-24 33-17 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 98 50 48 .510 9.0 515 535 -20 W1 23-27 27-21 4 6 11 -- dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 100 46 54 .460 14.0 512 519 -7 L2 15-36 31-18 5 11 19 -- dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 100 45 55 .450 15.0 476 526 -50 L2 26-25 19-30 6 12 22 -- dnq
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 99 35 64 .354 24.5 430 592 -162 W1 15-35 20-29 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 102 55 47 .539 0.0 505 515 -10 L1 22-31 33-16 1 4 7 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 100 52 48 .520 2.0 517 474 43 L1 25-23 27-25 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 101 51 50 .505 3.5 482 480 2 W1 26-24 25-26 3 7 14 -- dnq
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 99 49 50 .495 4.5 409 409 0 L1 20-31 29-19 4 8 15 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 99 49 50 .495 4.5 534 521 13 L1 20-28 29-22 5 9 17 -- dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 100 48 52 .480 6.0 457 515 -58 W1 23-24 25-28 6 10 18 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 97 39 58 .402 13.5 432 461 -29 L3 20-29 19-29 7 13 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 98 61 37 .622 0.0 540 430 110 L5 33-19 28-18 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 98 55 43 .561 6.0 452 443 9 L1 25-21 30-22 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 99 54 45 .545 7.5 483 434 49 W1 25-25 29-20 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 99 52 47 .525 9.5 462 449 13 W1 25-24 27-23 4 5 9 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 98 50 48 .510 11.0 447 466 -19 W2 23-24 27-24 5 6 12 -- dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 99 45 54 .455 16.5 420 478 -58 L2 21-31 24-23 6 9 20 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 100 53 47 .530 0.0 502 479 23 W1 27-23 26-24 1 4 8 Yes dnq
1987 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 101 51 50 .505 2.5 468 446 22 L2 28-24 23-26 2 7 13 -- Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 99 49 50 .495 3.5 399 406 -7 L1 22-28 27-22 3 8 16 -- dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 100 45 55 .450 8.0 390 418 -28 W4 17-31 28-24 4 10 21 -- dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 99 44 55 .444 8.5 468 482 -14 W1 19-30 25-25 5 11 23 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 100 36 64 .360 17.0 398 498 -100 L1 15-35 21-29 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Bill Buckner California Angels Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1987-1987 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Jack O'Connor Baltimore Orioles Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)